September 29, 2022

San Diego Man Points Gun at Firefighters, Police Before Taking His Own Life

Crime scene tape in Santa Ana, Calif., on March 11, 2021. (John Fredricks/The Epoch Times) SAN DIEGO—A 62-year-old man who pointed a gun at firefighters during a blaze at an apartment complex aimed that same weapon at arriving police officers before taking his own life with a single gunshot wound, authorities said. Officers were dispatched […]

Hundreds of Vote Centers Open for Tuesday’s Primary in Los Angeles County

LOS ANGELES—An additional 522 vote centers opened throughout Los Angeles County during the second weekend of early voting for Tuesday’s primary, officials said. A total of 642 vote centers are now open daily from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. for safe in-person voting, or to return a completed vote-by-mail ballot, County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk Dean Logan […]

James Dyson Created 5,127 Versions of a Product That Failed Before Finally Succeeding. His Tenacity Reveals a Secret of Entrepreneurship

Sometimes wrong turns are what lead you to success. By Aytekin Tank “Failure is interesting—it’s part of making progress. You never learn from success, but you do learn from failure.” —James Dyson, British inventor Imagine spending five years of your life creating 5,127 versions of a product that failed. That’s exactly what the inventor of cyclonic vacuum […]

WATCH: Paralyzed Teen Walks Graduation Stage 9 Months After Injury

A determined Massachusetts teen walked his high school graduation stage Friday after sustaining a hockey injury last September that left him paralyzed from the waist down, WCVB reported. Video posted to Twitter by @crobahh_1, seen below, shows 18-year-old Jake Thibeault rising from his wheelchair with the help of two classmates and then walking the Milton…

US hockey star Brianna Decker out of Olympics after nasty leg injury

U.S. women’s hockey star Brianna Decker was stretchered off the ice on Thursday after suffering an apparent severe leg injury in the team’s opening game at the Beijing Olympics. Decker screamed in pain following a trip from Finland’s Ronja Savolainen in the first period. Savolainen hooked her leg around Decker’s leg and the two fell […]

Nets’ Irving Says He Won’t Reconsider COVID-19 Vaccine Despite Durant Injury

Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving on Monday reasserted that he won’t reconsider taking the COVID-19 vaccine despite his teammate Kevin Durant’s knee injury that is expected to sideline him for weeks. Although getting vaccinated would make the seven-time All-Star point guard eligible to play in all Brooklyn Nets’ games…

Young overcomes neck injury, Hawks beat Magic 111-99

Trae Young played through a neck injury to score 28 points, John Collins had 21 points and 10 rebounds and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Orlando Magic 111-99 on Wednesday night to end a two-game losing streak. Young left for the locker room late in the third quarter after Orlando’s Cole Anthony hit him with […]

WATCH: Giants’ Nick Gates Suffers Gruesome Leg Injury on Thursday Night Football

Giants guard Nick Gates had to be carted off the field Thursday night after suffering a lower leg fracture in New York’s game against the Washington Football Team. Gates sustained the injury after Washington defensive tackle Daron Payne rolled up his leg. WATCH: Nick Gates injury, looks like a broken leg, #NYGvsWAS — Ted…

Otis Elevator Company Recalls to Inspect Private Residence Elevators Due to Entrapment Hazard; Risk of Serious Injury or Death to Young Children

Due to the extraordinary circumstances surrounding COVID-19, some of the remedies identified in recall press releases may not be available at this time. Consumers should check with recalling firms for further details. It is important to remember that CPSC and recalling firms urge consumers not to use recalled products. Typical Private Residence Elevator with Exterior…